Announcements
 
April 11, 2021 - 2021 Annual Meeting May 17th-19th

 
April 02, 2020 - WTWA 2020 Winter Newsletter

WTWA 2020 Winter Newsletter

 
March 26, 2020 - 2020 Annual Meeting Rescheduled to July 14-16

WTWA has RESCHEDULED the 2020 Annual Meeting to July 14th-16th.

 
January 30, 2020 - WTWA 70th Annual Meeting

Announcing the WTWA 70th Annual Meeting

 
October 28, 2019 - October 22, 2019

The Warrior Tombigbee Waterway Association would like to congratulate Wynne Fuller, Chief of Operations, for receiving the Don Hines Award on Oct. 22, 2019 at the Center for Water Resource Economics conference in Phenix City, Alabama. The Don Hines Award recognizes outstanding contributions to water resource management and planning. Congratulations Wynne!!

 
April 04, 2019 - 2019 Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker

We are happy to announce that Governor Kay Ivey has accepted our invitation to speak at our luncheon on Tuesday, May 21st. We will also have updates on the steel, coal and forestry industries. You definitely do not want to miss this year's Annual Meeting!

 
April 04, 2019 - 2019 Annual Meeting Registration

The 2019 Annual Meeting will be held Monday through Wednesday, May 20th through 22nd, at the Grand Hotel in Point Clear, Alabama. Be sure to register soon!

 
October 31, 2018 - Danny Hensley named Life Member October 2018

Danny Hensley was named a Life Member of the Warrior-Tombigbee Waterway Association this month.

 
October 11, 2018 - Danny Hensley Retires

Congratulations to Danny Hensley on his retirement from the US Army Corps of Engineers.

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
October 11, 2018 - September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

September 28, 2018 Warrior Tombigbee River Familiarization Tour

 
July 31, 2018 - Maintenance on Holt Lock Pic 4

Check out these images taken by Larry Merrihew. Also check out the video on YouTube.com at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHWlGH84k24 and make sure your sound is on.

 
July 31, 2018 - Maintenance on Holt Lock Pic 3

Check out these images taken by Larry Merrihew. Also check out the video on YouTube.com at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHWlGH84k24 and make sure your sound is on.

 
July 31, 2018 - Maintenance on Holt Lock Pic 2

Check out these images taken by Larry Merrihew. Also check out the video on YouTube.com at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHWlGH84k24 and make sure your sound is on.

 
July 31, 2018 - Maintenance on Holt Lock Pic 1

Check out these images taken by Larry Merrihew. Also check out the video on YouTube.com at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHWlGH84k24 and make sure your sound is on.

 
June 24, 2018 - Holt Lock Closure

The Holt Lock Closure is scheduled for 10 July through 08 August 2018 (30 days).

The main activity will be replacement of the lower miter gates (400 tons each), with other activities including the repair and maintenance of the upper miter gates, misc. repairs on lock valve, inspections, and replacing sections of hydraulic piping in the lock galleries. Our O&M Contractor, R&D Maintenance Services, will perform the work with Barnhart Crane Company as a sub; erecting the gantry crane across the lock and lifting the gates. Below are some dates for major activities that may be of interest for those planning to visit.

Note: Dates for activities are estimates and could change as work progresses. Please call for status updates.

- Pre-Closure work - 05 July through 09 July - will be for equipment set-up and beginning to install components for the gantry crane. Installing lifting lugs on the old gates.
- 10 July - 19 July - (1) Close Lock. (2) Continuing with lifting lug install and Crane set-up; install of 8 foot girders across lock and install of hoist, load test, test for service. Begin Hydraulic pipe repair.

Major Work Events:
(1) Removal of old gates and set new gates in recess. During this activity, the lock will be at lower pool (not dewatered) and the new gates will be on temporary support stands.
Start - 19 July
End - 22 July
Set Lower stop logs - 23 July

(2) Set new gates onto new pintle balls and connected at top with new anchorage links (link boring, adjustment, etc). These activities will be performed with the lock dewatered.
Start - 28/29 July
End - 31 July

(3) Ensure gates are plumb, check swing, stress (if needed), adjust blocks
Start first of these activities - 31 July/01 August

(4) Test Lock Operation and Open Lock
Start/End - 08 August